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Ten Top Tips... The management of burn wounds

Ten Top Tips... The management of burn wounds

Many people will experience a burn injury in their lifetime. Burn injuries range from the most severe – requiring high levels of critical care and surgical intervention – to simple burns, for which self-treatment may suffice. Burn injuries pose a...

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Events

Wounds International announce Middle East conference

Wounds International announce Middle East conference

We are very proud to announce that Wounds International will be partnering with MENA Conferences and Gulnaz Tariq, Wound Care Manager from the SEHA Group of Hospitals in Abu Dhabi to deliver our first conference in the Middle East. This will be held on the...

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News

Graham Ewart appointed chair of Woundcare4Heroes

Graham Ewart appointed chair of Woundcare4Heroes

Graham Ewart, Managing Director of Direct Healthcare Services, which manufactures pressure care products including specialist mattresses and cushions, will now join the board of trustees at Welsh charity Woundcare4Heroes.

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3 key points from the International NPWT Expert Meeting

3 key points from the International NPWT Expert Meeting

At the 5th International Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) Expert Meeting, supported by Smith & Nephew, 226 international experts from 30 countries, gathered to share new evidence on the mode of action for NPWT and how it can be used to prevent surgical...

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Announcement of the Lindsay Leg Club Conference 2014

Announcement of the Lindsay Leg Club Conference 2014

The theme this year will be on the ABC of Wound Care: Assessment, Best Practice, Compassion and will be held on 24-25 September at the Sixways Stadium in Worcester.

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Apply for £20K grant from Foundation URGO

Apply for £20K grant from Foundation URGO

Call for projects 2014 seeks innovative initiatives and practices for the prevention and management of diabetic foot ulcers.

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New resources

Webcast: Taking Control of Wound Infection. A cost-effective approach to silver dressings

Webcast: Taking Control of Wound Infection. A cost-effective approach to silver dressings

In this international webcast, the speakers highlight the importance of identifying costs of treatment and how appropriate use of products can help to provide a more cost-effective approach to wound infection. This webcast has been funded by Smith & Nephew.

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THE JOURNAL OF LYMPHOEDEMA December 2013 Vol 8 No 2

THE JOURNAL OF LYMPHOEDEMA December 2013 Vol 8 No 2

THE BIANNUAL ONLINE JOURNAL FOR IMPROVING PRACTICE, RAISING AWARENESS AND SETTING STANDARDS FOR CARE

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International consensus: Making the case for cost-effective wound management

International consensus: Making the case for cost-effective wound management

Clinicians who treat patients with wounds need access to the resources that will enable them to deliver the best and most appropriate treatments. With economic constraints on healthcare budgets, in addition to challenges to prove efficacy, budget holders...

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Latest guidelines

Best practice guidelines: Wound management in diabetic foot ulcers

Best practice guidelines: Wound management in diabetic foot ulcers

This document focuses on wound management best practice for diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs). It aims to offer specialists and non-specialists everywhere a practical, relevant clinical guide to appropriate decision making and effective wound healing in people...

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Recent Translated Editions

 
VERWENDUNG VON SILVERCEL®  NON–ADHERENT: FALLSTUDIEN

VERWENDUNG VON SILVERCEL® NON–ADHERENT: FALLSTUDIEN

Dieses Dokument enthält eine Reihe von Fallberichten, die die Verwendung des SILVERCEL® NON–ADHERENT Verbands (Systagenix) bei Patienten mit unterschiedlichen Wundtypen beschreiben. Alle Patienten wurden mindestens 4 Wochen behandelt und die Entscheidung,...

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Consenso Internacional: La importancia del tratamiento de heridas eficiente

Consenso Internacional: La importancia del tratamiento de heridas eficiente

Los profesionales sanitarios que tratan a pacientes con heridas necesitan tener acceso a recursos que les permitan ofrecer los tratamientos más adecuados. Con las restricciones económicas en los presupuestos sanitarios, además del desafío de demostrar...

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Consensus International: Arguments en faveur d’une prise en charge des plaies d’un bon rapport coût–efficacité

Consensus International: Arguments en faveur d’une prise en charge des plaies d’un bon rapport coût–efficacité

Les cliniciens qui traitent les patients présentant des plaies doivent accéder aux ressources qui leur permettront de fournir les meilleurs et les plus appropriés des traitements. Les contraintes économiques qui pèsent sur les budgets de la santé et...

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Internationaler Konsens: Begründung Für Ein Kosteneffizentes Wundmanagement

Internationaler Konsens: Begründung Für Ein Kosteneffizentes Wundmanagement

Ärzten, die Patienten mit Wunden behandeln, müssen die Ressourcen zur Verfügung stehen, die die am besten geeignetste Behandlung ermöglichen. Aufgrund der wirtschaftlichen Zwänge im Gesundheitswesen und der Erwartung, stets einen Wirksamkeitsnachweis...

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Consenso Internazionale: Argomenti A Favore Di Una Gestione Efficace Delle Ferite In Termini Di Costi

Consenso Internazionale: Argomenti A Favore Di Una Gestione Efficace Delle Ferite In Termini Di Costi

I clinici impegnati nella cura delle ferite devono poter accedere alle risorse necessarie per assicurare i trattamenti migliori e più indicati. Dinanzi alle limitazioni economiche imposte sui bilanci sanitari, che vanno ad aggiungersi alle difficoltà insite...

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Recommendations de Bonnes pratiques : Prise En Charge Des Plaies Dans L’ulcère du Pied Diabétique

Recommendations de Bonnes pratiques : Prise En Charge Des Plaies Dans L’ulcère du Pied Diabétique

Ce document traite des recommandations de prise en charge des plaies dans les ulcères du pied diabétique (UPD). Il vise à offrir aux spécialistes et non spécialistes où qu’ils se trouvent, un guide clinique pertinent et pratique, pour une prise de...

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